Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1065 834 857
Rank change year-on-year -231 +23 +146
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 58 28 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.035% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 35
10th Percentile £44,919 £26,894 £31,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £26,989 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - -28.00%
75th Percentile £53,750 £63,125 £82,500
90th Percentile £74,550 £72,500 £103,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -28.00%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26,002 15,501 18,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.16% 19.34% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14,886 12,318 15,211
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,233 £36,250 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 19 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London -231 33 £52,500 -0.20% 2
South East - 12 £49,500 -
West Midlands -48 10 £44,000 -37.14% 1
Midlands -65 10 £44,000 -18.14% 1
North of England -102 3 £50,000 +39.86% 1
North West -89 2 £47,500 +32.87% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £62,500 -
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (74.14%) VMware
3 36 (62.07%) Windows
4 28 (48.28%) HP
5 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (39.66%) Firewall
7 22 (37.93%) Clustering
7 22 (37.93%) Unix
7 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
7 22 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2016
9 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
10 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (32.76%) HP SIM
11 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (31.03%) Wireless
11 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
11 18 (31.03%) SCADA
11 18 (31.03%) OpenView
11 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (31.03%) VBScript
11 18 (31.03%) VB
11 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
12 17 (29.31%) Oracle
12 17 (29.31%) ITIL
13 16 (27.59%) Red Hat
14 15 (25.86%) Solaris
14 15 (25.86%) Change Management
15 14 (24.14%) Perl

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) Apache
1 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) AWS
2 8 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (10.34%) Azure
4 4 (6.90%) GCP
4 4 (6.90%) OpenShift
5 3 (5.17%) IaaS
6 2 (3.45%) GitHub
7 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Firewall
2 18 (31.03%) Wireless
3 10 (17.24%) SAN
4 9 (15.52%) LAN
4 9 (15.52%) WAN
5 6 (10.34%) VPN
6 5 (8.62%) BIG-IP
6 5 (8.62%) IPsec
6 5 (8.62%) SCCP
6 5 (8.62%) Softphone
6 5 (8.62%) VoIP
6 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.17%) BGP
7 3 (5.17%) FTP
7 3 (5.17%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.17%) NAS
7 3 (5.17%) SSH
7 3 (5.17%) VXLAN
8 2 (3.45%) InfiniBand
8 2 (3.45%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Hadoop
2 8 (13.79%) MySQL
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Discoverer
3 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Electronics
5 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Public Sector
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Veritas Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Services Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Unix Support
7 2 (3.45%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) LDAP
2 5 (8.62%) XMPP
3 4 (6.90%) WML
4 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Clustering
2 18 (31.03%) SCADA
3 14 (24.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (12.07%) e-Health
5 5 (8.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (62.07%) Windows
3 22 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (37.93%) Unix
4 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2016
5 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
6 15 (25.86%) Solaris
7 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
8 7 (12.07%) CentOS
9 3 (5.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (3.45%) AIX
10 2 (3.45%) HPUX
11 1 (1.72%) openSUSE
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (32.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (31.03%) Load Balancing
4 17 (29.31%) ITIL
5 15 (25.86%) Change Management
6 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
7 10 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.07%) DataOps
8 7 (12.07%) DevOps
8 7 (12.07%) Line Management
8 7 (12.07%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.07%) Server Management
8 7 (12.07%) Tech Ops
8 7 (12.07%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (8.62%) Biometrics
9 5 (8.62%) High Availability
9 5 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
9 5 (8.62%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) PowerShell
2 18 (31.03%) VB
2 18 (31.03%) VBScript
3 14 (24.14%) Perl
4 10 (17.24%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) Bash
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) Bourne shell
6 5 (8.62%) C-shell
7 3 (5.17%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.45%) C
8 2 (3.45%) C++
8 2 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) MCSE
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) VCAP
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) Docker
4 5 (8.62%) NFS
5 4 (6.90%) KVM
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.90%) vSphere
6 3 (5.17%) Veritas File System
7 2 (3.45%) Firmware
7 2 (3.45%) Lustre
7 2 (3.45%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (32.76%) HP SIM
2 18 (31.03%) OpenView
3 9 (15.52%) Ansible
3 9 (15.52%) Kubernetes
4 8 (13.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Nagios
7 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (5.17%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (3.45%) Ganglia
8 2 (3.45%) Puppet
8 2 (3.45%) Terraform
8 2 (3.45%) vCenter Server
8 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.72%) PowerCLI
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.72%) vRealize
9 1 (1.72%) VxRail
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) VMware
2 28 (48.28%) HP
3 17 (29.31%) Oracle
4 16 (27.59%) Red Hat
5 11 (18.97%) Veritas
6 10 (17.24%) Sun
7 9 (15.52%) Cisco
8 8 (13.79%) Cloudera
8 8 (13.79%) IBM
8 8 (13.79%) SolarWinds
9 7 (12.07%) Ivanti
9 7 (12.07%) Remedy
10 6 (10.34%) Citrix
10 6 (10.34%) Dell
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.62%) EMC
11 5 (8.62%) F5
11 5 (8.62%) Fortinet
12 4 (6.90%) SAP
13 2 (3.45%) Commvault